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Third-grader writes letter thanking deputies for their service

The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said thank you right back, gifting Evan with a badge and a swag bag!

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. — We could all learn a little something from kids!

They have really stepped up to show gratitude to our first responders, health care workers, and heroes on the front lines of this pandemic.

Little Evan showed his gratitude by writing Pinellas County deputies a special letter, saying thank you for their hard work in keeping the community safe.

Evan is a third-grader at Cypress Woods Elementary School in Palm Harbor.

Deputies posted on Facebook giving him a shout-out, plus a little cherry on top!

"We surprised him with a PCSO patch and swag bag from two of our deputies, who he calls his heroes! Thanks, Evan! #PCSO #heroes".

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